James Murray
Date of Birth
Feb 09, 1901

Biography

One of seven children of a New York insurance agent, James Murray was working as a doorman at the Capitol Theater on Broadway when he first landed a walk-on role. Bitten by the acting bug, Murray went on to appear in The Pilgrims (1923), a three-reel short produced by Yale University. He then decided to try his luck in Hollywood, but the best he could scrounge up were a few extra roles. His luck...